Obituary for Joyce Eileene Hessong (Berger)
Joyce Eileene Hessong, 86, of Fairplay, MD, passed away June 20, 2017 at Meritus Medical Center. Born October 6, 1930 in Hagerstown, Joyce is the daughter of the late Frank and Ethel I. (Rohrer) Berger. In addition to her parents, she is also preceded in death by her husband, Richard Eugene Hessong in 1991, and her son, Richard Eugene Hessong II in 2005.
Joyce worked for over 18 years in dietary services for Washington County Hospital.
She is survived by her children; Robert E. Hessong, and his wife, Victoria, of Kansas City, MO, Patty Meyer, and her husband, Greg, of Colorado Springs, CO, and David J. Hessong of Hagerstown, MD, grandchildren; Amanda, and her husband, Jeremy, Adam, Megan, Jazmyne, Ryan, Katelyn, Lane, Ashton, and Peyton, as well as great grandchildren; Emma, Ben, Mason, Maddix, Caden, Averee, Oliver and Pressley. She is also survived by two sisters, Eva Kemp of Savannah, GA, and Martha Lewis of Acampo, CA.
Relatives and friends are invited to Harman Funeral Home, 305 N. Potomac Street, Hagerstown on Wednesday, June 21, 2017 from 6:00 to 9:00 PM. Funeral Service and Interment private and at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, contributions in her name may be made to John R. Marsh Cancer Center, 11110 Medical Campus Road, Suite 129, Hagerstown, MD 21742.